Connolly, Johnny (2008) Frankfurt's response to open drug scences and drug-related harm. Drugnet Ireland, Issue 28, Winter 2008 . p. 12.
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On the initiative of the Finnish Presidency of the EU in 2006, a European network of multi-agency partnerships tackling drug problems at front-line level was established in 2007. Called EXASS Net, the network is managed by the Pompidou Group of the Council of Europe.1
- building up crisis centres to attract those users who were being moved on from the street;
- an acknowledgement that the client group was high demand and difficult;
- the movement by police of out-of-town drug users back to their own residential areas and the movement of Frankfurt drug users into crisis centres; and
- an emphasis on basic needs at the initial stage of intervention, including accommodation and medical support, followed by diversion to treatment programmes as appropriate.
|Issue Title:||Issue 28, Winter 2008|
|Page Range:||p. 12|
|Publisher:||Health Research Board|
|Volume:||Issue 28, Winter 2008|
|Accession Number:||HRB (Available)|
|Subjects:||VA Geographic area > Europe > Germany|
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > AOD prevention > AOD use harm reduction
M Social sciences, economics, law and crime > Policy > Policy on AOD > Harm reduction policy
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